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weeping willow, Babylonian weeping willow, Salix babylonica(noun)
willow with long drooping branches and slender leaves native to China; widely cultivated as an ornamental
a tree (Salix babylonica) of the willow family with slender leaves, native to China, whose branches grow very long and slender, and hang down almost perpendicularly. It grows best where soil is moist, as by the banks of streams and is widely cultivated as an ornamental tree.
A decorative variety of willow tree with especially pendulous branches.
"Weeping Willow" is the tenth episode of the sixth season of Law & Order: Criminal Intent. It originally aired on NBC in the United States on November 8, 2006. In the episode, a teenage vlogger nicknamed WeepingWillow17, played by guest star Michelle Trachtenberg, is apparently kidnapped during the filming of one of her Internet videos. Detectives Mike Logan and Megan Wheeler investigate the so-called "cyber-kidnapping", which they and the public speculate may be an elaborate Internet hoax. The episode and character was written by René Balcer, Stephanie Sengupta and Warren Leight, and directed by Tom DiCillo. The story and the WeepingWillow17 character were inspired by the lonelygirl15 video blogs on YouTube, which were originally believed the works of a real-life 15-year-old blogger, but were eventually discovered to be a professionally filmed hoax. The episode received generally positive reviews and, according to Nielsen ratings, was seen by 9.8 million households the week it aired, the most viewership for a Law & Order: Criminal Intent episode in six weeks.
Translations for weeping willow
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- ιτιά η κλαίουσαGreek
- plorema salikoEsperanto
- sauce llorónSpanish
- itkupaju, itkuraitaFinnish
- saule pleureurFrench
- salice piangenteItalian
- 枝垂柳, シダレヤナギJapanese
- 수양버들, 실버들Korean
- wierzba płaczącaPolish
- salgueiro-chorão, chorãoPortuguese
- salcie plângătoare, salcie pletoasăRomanian
- плакучая иваRussian
- žalosna vrbaSerbo-Croatian
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